Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-07-03 - Publisher: Hourly History
What kind of a man could create the dreaming melodies of the Moonlight Sonata? Give birth to the dramatic voice of the Fifth Symphony? Compose the Ode to Joy? Meet Ludwig van Beethoven, the musical genius, the passionate artist, the incorrigible man, the composer from whose soul music breathed. Inside
Type: BOOK - Published: 1993 - Publisher: Oxford University Press
The late Carl Dahlhaus combines interpretations of individual works and excursions into the musical aesthetics of the period around 1800 in order to reconstruct Beethoven's `musical thinking' from the evidence in the works themselves and their context in the history of ideas.
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-12-14 - Publisher: BoD – Books on Demand
One of the compensations for the horrors of the French Revolution was the sweeping away of many of the petty sovereignties into which Germany was divided, thereby rendering in our day a union of the German People and the rise of a German Nation possible. The first to fall were